96-year-old Woman Who Voted During Jim Crow Is Denied Photo ID

September 3, 2012   // 0 Comments

  POSTED BY JEFF WOODS (nashvillescene) At age 96, Dorothy Cooper is the new poster child for what's wrong with the state's photo ID voter law. A retired domestic worker living in Chattanooga, she never had any trouble voting even in the Jim Crow era and missed only one election in her entire adult life. But when she went for one of the state's new free photo IDs last month so she could keep vot...

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